Getting Started with Teaching Online


In this session, we provide a high-level overview of six strategies to help you design and develop your online or hybrid course. This webinar will introduce you to the University of Minnesota’s Guidelines for Online Teaching and Design developed in collaboration with staff members from the Provost’s office, academic technologists, and faculty from across all 5 system campuses.

This is one in a series of six webinars Teaching [email protected] is offering to assist faculty in Getting Started with Online Teaching


  • Aligning course aims, assessments, activities
  • Synchronous and asynchronous activities 
  • Universal design and accessibility planning
  • Instructor online presence 
  • Building a learning community
  • Course organization and layout 

Who Should Attend

This session is geared toward instructors who have never taught in an online environment